Items Tagged with 'Kevin Costner'


  • Exclusive: Jerry Halbrook out as CEO of Lender Price

    Mortgage industry veteran resigning after less than one year
    Lender Price is about to be in the market for a new CEO, as sources close to the situation tell HousingWire that Jerry Halbrook is set to leave the company later this week amid a disagreement with the company’s founders and board about the direction and future of the company.
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  • Regions Bank invests in Kevin Costner-backed mortgage startup Lender Price

    Will also begin using Lender Price to improve bank’s digital lending process
    When a fintech startup announces a new investor, the investor is usually an equity firm or some other private investor. Lender Price, a mortgage and consumer digital lending technology platform provider, is going about things a little differently. The company’s lead investor is none other than Kevin Costner (yes, that one), and now, the company has a new investor, a prominent depository institution.
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  • Kevin Costner-backed mortgage startup Lender Price names new CEO

    Jerry Halbrook takes over; company seeks additional funding
    Lender Price, a mortgage pricing engine startup that boasts Kevin Costner (yes, that one) as its lead investor, announced Monday morning that it named Jerry Halbrook as the company’s new CEO. According to Costner, bringing Halbrook into the fold allows the company to continue growing. One of Halbrook’s first tasks will be taking the company through an equity funding round.
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  • What was Kevin Costner doing at MBA Annual? Swinging for the fences with his investment

    Movie star's stake in Lender Price goes beyond being "a hood ornament"
    Celebrity sightings aren’t unusual at mortgage industry conventions, but they usually involve keynote speakers or concert headliners. What is less common, even downright scarce, is the appearance of a bona fide movie star who has a real stake in a mortgage company and shows up to talk about it.
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